Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla. Photo: ReutersIndonesian President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla. Photo: Reuters

Indonesia’s election battle takes shape as Joko Widodo and his challenger name their running mates

The contest, at least in terms of the presidential candidates, is shaping up as a repeat of the 2014 election, when political outsider Widodo defeated Prabowo, who has deep ties to Indonesia’s business and military elite

Topic |   Indonesia
Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla. Photo: ReutersIndonesian President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla. Photo: Reuters
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